390.801.01 | AY 2013-2014 - 2nd Term | 1 Credit(s)
T 9:00:00 AM
  • Contact Information
    Charles Flexner
    Franklin Adkinson
  • Course Learning Objectives

    Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

    • Define the structure of the GTPCI and various requirements of the MHS, ScM, and PhD degrees
    • Distinguish between your Academic Advisor and Research Mentor, and the roles of mentors and mentoring
    • Determine research and career objectives by meeting with your Academic Advisor
    • Approach potential research mentors
    • Locate potential clinical research projects, of relevance to your career
    • Assess the benchmarks of a successful academic career
  • Course Description
    Consists of didactic sessions focused on careers and mentoring, and meetings between students and their academic advisors and/or potential research mentors to identify a single area of research focus and discuss short- and long-term career goals.
  • Methods of Assessment
    Student evaluation based on an outline of proposed research plans.
  • Course Schedule

    Please see the course Session for a full list of dates and items for this course.

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